#OpenGovDataHack Pre-Hackathon Workshop has been organized at Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU), Hyderabad on 23rd October 2017. The workshop got an overwhelming response by more than 100 participants from faculty, students and start-ups from Hyderabad. The session was organized by National Informatics Centre, Govt. of India and IAMAI, with the support from Startup-India. JNTU students and staff have extended their support in engaging students and app enthusiasts to get insights on OGD Platform of Government of India. The idea was to communicate the details of “#OpenGovDataHack” to be held in November 17. The workshop provided students with an overview, related challenges and phases of Hackathon.